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NBC
Oct 23, 2012 11:00am EDT
with vice president, joe biden. romney is with his running mate, paul ryan. ryan has been in colorado for the past few days. >> both candidates are hoping last night's third and final debate gives them a boost going forward. the president criticized romney's views calling them outdated. he used his stance on russia as an example. >> a few months ago you were asked what is the biggest threat facing america. you said russia, not al qaeda. you said russia. in the 1980s or now, asking for their foreign policy. the cold war has been over for 20 years. >> the president began an apology tour. i think they looked at that and saw weakness. holding signs saying is america with us, the president was silent. they noticed that as well. >> iran is four years closer to having a nuclear weapon because the obama administration hasn't been aggressive enough handling the crisis. >> this morning on the "today" show, paul ryan said romney showed the temperment and demeanor to be a great president. he defended romney that he doesn't have the foreign policy experience to be commander and chief. >> we have h
NBC
Oct 30, 2012 11:00am EDT
. is what we do... mitt romney: believe that they are victims. anncr: mitt romney thought no one was looking when... he attacked forty-seven percent of americans. his companies shipped jobs overseas. his plan cuts millionaires' taxes, but raises yours. he'll voucherize medicare... and make catastrophic cuts to education. so remember what romney said... and what his plan would do. president obama: i'm barack obama and... i approve this message. >>> in northwest d.c., as in much of our area, the big concern seems to be the toppled trees out there, look at that. the rain soaked ground is unstable forcing many of them to come crashing down, roots and all. megan mcgrath is live in northwest with a look at how some neighborhoods are dealing with this. folks out there right now trying to get rid of some of those trees, i hope. >> reporter: have not seen a whole lot of action, actually, to be honest with you. more curiousty. folks have been coming out and taking a look at some of the trees that came tumbling down. we are on cathedral avenue. this large tree appears to have uprooted this tree. it cam
NBC
Oct 22, 2012 11:00am EDT
'm barack obama and i approve... this message. anncr: victims. dependent. that's what mitt romney called forty-seven percent... of americans. including people on medicare. but what about his plan for you? romney would replace guaranteed benefits with a voucher system. seniors could pay six thousand dollars more a year. a plan aarp says would undermine medicare. you're no victim...you earned your benefits. don't let mitt romney take them away. >>> tonight president obama and mitt romney will meet face-to-face for perhaps the last time before election day. the candidates will square off in their third and final debate. it will take place on the campus of lynn university in boca raton, florida. the president has been preparing at camp david, romney in florida. both candidates have kept low profiles. but their campaigns used the sunday morning talk shows to appeal to voters. >> the american people have gotten to see mitt romney up close as he offers his vision of the future what he would do as president. even more startling is the president's complete failure to put forth an agenda for the n
NBC
Oct 19, 2012 11:00am EDT
:00 and 6:00. tony tull, news 4. >>> tonight, mitt romney heads to florida, another crucial battleground state. he and paul ryan will be there. a four-day festival with rock music, beer and harley-davidson's. >>> the latest polls put president obama ahead. in iowa an eight-point lead with 51% of likely voters. in wisconsin, he leads romney by six points. the debate had a minimal impact. 95% of the people say they have already made up their minds. >>> coming up, new information on the health of the teenager from pakistan shot by the taliban. >>> i had a lot more energy in the second debate. i was really well rested -- >> plus the punch line to president obama's joke and a f maryland schools are number one in america because we invest in them. but we can do even more. every year marylanders spend five hundred and fifty million dollars at casinos in other states. question 7 keeps that maryland money in maryland through expansion of gaming in maryland. it will mean hundreds of millions of dollars for our schools. as governor, i can promise you, that money will go to education. that's the law
NBC
Oct 11, 2012 11:00am EDT
, the latest presidential poll. is mitt romney still seeing a boost from his debate performance? >>> new information from let me tell you how i will create 12 million jobs when president obama couldn't. first, my energy independence policy means more than three million new jobs. many of them in manufacturing. my tax reform plan to lower rates for the middle class and for small business creates seven million more. and expanding trade, cracking down on china, and improving job training takes us to over 12 million new jobs. i'm mitt romney, and i approve this message. >>> analysts say one thing to look for tonight in the vice president debate is look for it to be aggressive. joe biden and republican challenger paul ryan will face-off in kentucky. it's the only debate between the two and will cover foreign and domestic issues. to maintain romney's momentum after the victory in last week's debate. joe biden's job is to turn the tide and get team obama back on track. the coverage begins at 9:00 follows by news 4 at 11:00. >>> mitt romney is taking a break today. a new poll by nbc news and the
NBC
Oct 24, 2012 11:00am EDT
at home. that's the right path. so read my plan, compare it to governor romney's... and decide which is better for you. it's an honor to be your president... and i'm asking for your vote... so together, we can keep moving america forward. i'm barack obama and i approve this message. >>> a major twist in indiana senate race. the republican candidate is trying to explain what he meant when he said this about rape during a debate yesterday. >> i just -- i struggled with it myself for a long time. i came to realize life is a gift from god. i think even when life begins in that horrible situation of rape, it is something that god intended to happen. >> richard says he meant to say that god does not intend for rape to happen but god is the only one who can create life. mitt romney is distancing himself from that remark. the gop nominee appears in an ad for him but the comment does not reflect romney's views. >>> president obama is in the middle of the single busiest day of his campaign. iowa is the first stop on a tour that will cover all four time zones in the couldn't nen tall united sta
NBC
Oct 25, 2012 11:00am EDT
campaign committee... is responsible for the content of this advertising. >>> right now, mitt romney is campaigning in cincinnati. this is senator rob corcoran at the event. it's the first of three stops romney will make in mo ho. later, he goes to worthington. it's quite a contrast from yesterday. the republican presidential candidate touched down in all four time zones in the continental time zone. rallies 234 nevada, colorado and ohio before ending in cincinnati. just to give you a sense of how important ohio is to romney, no republican has ever lost there and won the white house. >>> president obama is on his way to virginia. he left for richmond a short time ago. a busy day of campaigning. in addition to tampa, he lost a vote in chicago and attended a rally in cleveland before returning to washington. a mitt romney presidency would be a step back for this country. >> we have a long way to go. but, florida, we have come too far to turn back now. we can't afford to go back to the same policies that got us into the mess. we have to stick with the policies getting us out of the mess
NBC
Oct 29, 2012 11:00am EDT
looked into it. turns out, romney doesn't oppose contraception at all. in fact, he thinks abortion should be an option in cases of rape, incest, or to save a mother's life. this issue's important to me, but i'm more concerned about the debt our children will be left with. i voted for president obama last time, but we just can't afford four more years. [ romney ] i'm mitt romney and i approve this message. and this is maryland. [ romney ] i'm mitt romney teacher: this is west virginia, pennsylvania, delaware. every year marylanders spend five hundred and fifty million gaming at casinos in these other states. question seven will build a new casino and bring table games to baltimore... generating hundreds of millions for schools. and that money has to go to education. it's the law. so vote for question seven. so we can stop spending all that money here, and keep maryland money in classrooms like mine. >>> we have a heavy rain falling in the district now. it looks like a ghost town because metro bus and rail not running. the nonessential employees of government not here. so it's not a lot of
NBC
Oct 4, 2012 11:00am EDT
and mitt romney are back on the campaign trail. both campaigns are declaring victory in the first presidential debate. melissa mollet joins us with some of the highlights. >> reporter: good morning. in an hour, president obama will speak at a park in denver, then fly fo wisconsin this afternoon. meantime, romney is headed to virginia for a ral lee tonight. they might be moving on, but many are rehashing last night's debate. the debate was make or break for mitt romney who appeared confident, commanding and in control. at times, it seemed a subdued president obama was less prepared allowing romney to steer the direction of the debate. many, including "meet the press" host, david gregory calling romney the clear winner. >> his proposal calls for a tax cut on top of $2 trillion of spending. >> everything he said about my tax plan is inaccurate. if the tax plan he described were a tax plan i was asked to support, i would say absolutely not. >> reporter: there's no time for rest. the senior advisers on the "today" show, early this morning. >> governor romney put more preparation into i
NBC
Oct 16, 2012 11:00am EDT
presidential candidate, mitt romney. the experts say the forecast shows romney with a 53.1% popular vote. interestingly enough, barbara and keith, one model was called the redskins model. >> a special interest to a d.c. audience may be the washington redskins model that you have come to know about. if the washington redskins win their game before election day, the incumbent election party wins for four more years. if the redskins lose, the challenging party wins. >> reliability and the method of how they obtain their data and put it together. >> the best models that are most accurate are based on theory, theories drawn from political science work. what we see today as a move away from that, in many sectors away from theory. >> the earliest model was formlated ten months ago while the last was put together after the democratic national conventions. the findings, which will be published for the american political science association is found at pspolitical science. >> thank you. >>> turning to the weather, chilly morning, but clearing skies. >> it's nice out there. let's see what tom has t
NBC
Oct 17, 2012 11:00am EDT
wednesday, october 17th, 2012. obama and romney had a debate that featured plenty of fireworks. they took an aggressive tone in the conversation. they clashed on several issues. as always, who came out as a winner depends on who you ask. melissa mollet is live with more on that. >> good morning. if you like the presidential debates, two forecasts and verbal sparring. last night's face-off was the one for you. millions watched to see if president obama could bounce back. >> you want me to answer. i'm happy to answer the question. >> and it is? >> it was a testy change at hofster university. the gloves came off. it looked like the candidates were going start boxing. >> i had a question. >> president obama more aggressive than in the first go round. he appeared more comfortable with the town hall style format. romney didn't back down, standing his ground on an evening that will be remembers giving the impression they are starting to like each other less and less. >> how much did you cut licenses? >> here is what we did. there were a bunch of oil companies. >> i had a question and the questio
NBC
Oct 31, 2012 11:00am EDT
to stop this vehicle just short. stay with us. >>> right now, mitt romney is in florida. the republican nominee canceled events out of respect to sandy's victims. yesterday, he helped in ohio. he will make three stops in the sunshine state. president obama continues dealing with the impact of sandy, joe biden will campaign in florida. he'll be in sarasota in a few minutes. president obama plans to return to the campaign trail tomorrow with stops in wisconsin, nevada and colorado. >> early voting is open again in our area. sandy forced voting centers to close for two days. now, they are back in business. you'll have extra time to cast your ballot. martin o'malley took advantage. he tweeted a picture of himself in the process. tony tull is live in landover. hey, tony, what's going on? >> reporter: earlier, some voters had to deal with broken voting machines then hurricane sandy. today, they are back open. the turnout immense. if you think i'm joking, take a look at this learning center in prince george's county. hundreds of people saying no matter what, they were getting inside to cast th
NBC
Oct 9, 2012 11:00am EDT
... they won't go far. yet that's exactly what mitt romney wants to do... ...to pay for a $250,000 tax break for multi-millionaires. if mitt romney wins, the middle class loses. priorities usa action is responsible for the content of this advertising. >>> north korea is making a new threat against the u.s. it claims its missiles can reach the u.s. mainland as well as the u.s. territory of guam. north korea is accusing allies of platting a war against it. the u.s. agreed to let it have longer range missiles that can strike anywhere in the north. north korea hasn't mastered the technology capable to strike the u.s. >>> terrorism adviser heads to libya today. he will get an update on the investigation into the attack on the u.s. consulate in benghazi last month. chris stevens was killed there. it comes before congress holds their first hearing on the attack. he will testify before the house oversight committee. the state department ignoring requests for additional protection in the weeks and months before the deadly attack. >>> romney is now leading in at least one poll. a new sewurvey shows ro
NBC
Oct 18, 2012 11:00am EDT
rates to get more people working. my priority is putting people back to work in america. i'm mitt romney and i approve this message. >>> here is a look at what's hot on www.nbcwashington.com. >>> a loudoun county teenager has a lot to be proud of. the 17-year-old beat out 130 contestants to win digital rodeos the next country music star competition. emma joins us to talk about what st next for this rising star. welcome. >> hi. >> glad you could get out of school. >> thank you for having me. >> you are getting a lot of support from faculty. >> yeah. >> that's terrific. when did you start playing and singing? >> 13 or 14 years old and i oom 17 now. >> just a little bit. writing your own songs, when did you start doing that? >> probably 13. it was right when i started going into high school. >> subject matter, where did you find that? how did you dream up the songs? >> everything i write about are things that have happened to me or things i dream about happening to me. they are very personal. >> what made you decide to enter the competition? >> my aunt works for a radio station. she said th
NBC
Oct 5, 2012 11:00am EDT
would have expected more o environmental issues, labor issues, a variety of issues. looking at romney, there's a lot of excitement about obama getting reelected. >> there's still some enthusiasm. >> reporter: this is on the heels of the first debate between president obama and mitt romney, a debate many are saying was won by romney. >> the issue is substance over style. when it comes to the substance of it, the president's policies are p important thing. anyone can dance around like romney did and if you change your position and disown your own plan within a second of having issued it, i think it's hard to be like a moving target like that. >> reporter: t next event is off to cleveland. the president has maintained leads in ohio and the key now is to maintain the leads through the november election. at george mason university, derrick ward, news 4. >>> mitt romney is visiting coal country with a stop at a machine company. romney and paul ryan were both in fisherville, outside charlottesville where they received the endorsement of the national rifle association. >>> as we told you, tod
NBC
Oct 8, 2012 11:00am EDT
with same sex marriage question on the ballot this november. >>> it's 10 minutes after now. mitt romney is giving a foreign policy speech. what the candidate is expected to say. >>> plus, the wedding video that's getting internatial attention. how party goers think the brawl [ female announcer ] pillsbury crescents fabulous but...when i add chicken, barbecue sauce... and cheese...and roll it up woo-wee! i've made a barbecue chicken crescent chow down. pillsbury crescents. let the making begin. here's a better idea. pillsbury grands! flaky layers biscuits in just 15 minutes the light delicate layers add a layer of warmth to your next dinner. pillsbury grands biscuits let the making begin. >>> new this morning, venezuelan president chavez has been re-elected. he wins after a tight race. he told supporters late last night in car racas he would sit down with opposition leaders to work for a better venezuela. >> you're looking live at the virginia military institute in lexington. in less than 30 minutes, mitt romney will deliver a major foreign policy there. the speech called the mantle of l
NBC
Oct 15, 2012 11:00am EDT
at just how close the race for president is. president obama leads mitt romney by just three percentage points among likely voters according to the latest "washington post" abc news poll. that's within the poll's margin of error. thele president's lead has actual ly grown by 1% since before the first debate which most say romney won hands down. both hand today thes will keep low profiles today as they prepare for their second of three debates tomorrow night. president obama prepping at williamsburg, virginia. mitt romney 00 in boston. obama campaign aides say the president is determined to redeem himself after the first debate. he studied his performance and won't make the same mistakes again. >> i think he'll be aggressive in making the case for his view of where we should go as a country. >> the president can change his style, he can change his tactics, he can't change his record. and he can't change his policies. and that's what this slaeelectis about. >>> the debate tomorrow will focus on domestic and foreign policy. the president will likely face questions about the response to the
NBC
Oct 10, 2012 11:00am EDT
romney is making gains since the debate of last week. a new poll has him leading 49% to 47%. president obama leads a separate poll with registered voters. stuff that keeps coming up, no republican has won an election without winning ohio. >> it's me, big bird. >> big, yellow, a menace to our economy. >> the producers of "sesame street" are not happy with this. the workshop wants president obama to stop running it now. the ad mocks romney in last week's debate when he vowed to end public funding for broadcasting. they are a nonpartisan, nonprofit and don't get involved in politics. they are reviewing the concerns. >>> people are gathering outside the supreme court for a rally. the nine justices are hearing the case. fisher says she was denied admission to the university of texas in 2008 because she is white. they said she fell outside the top 10% of her class. a decision is not expected until next year. >>> history in outer space. the first mission space x dragon docked with the international space station earlier this morning. the ship is carries 1,000 pounds of supplies for the astron
NBC
Oct 12, 2012 11:00am EDT
the ads say, but they will promote mutetual understanding. >> mitt romney is getting ready for a rally in richmond. he'll speak at the supercenter in the next 30 minutes. later this evening, romney will join paul ryan at a rally in lancaster, ohio. also this evening, president obama will host a dinner for winners of a campaign contest. they are expected to visit a restaurant in the d.c. area. this is the only campaign event the president has on his schedule day. >>> with 25 days to the election, last night's debate put a spark in the race. joe biden and paul ryan sparred over the economy, foreign affairs and abortion. they interrupted each other. they criticized each other after an attack in libya before they knew the facts. ryan said the attacks show the u.s. is projecting weakness. they took jabs at each other over job creation. >> i have had it up to here with the notion that 47%. it's about time they take responsibility here. >> did the come in and inherit that situation, absolutely. but we are going in the wrong direction. look where we are. the economy is barely limping along. it
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